Local recruitment: Senior Project Officer

Government of South Australia

Adelaide SA, Australia 🇦🇺

Department for Environment and Water
Job reference: 463249
Location: 5000 – ADELAIDE
Job status: Short Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

About the Role:

The Senior Project Officer, manages the timely and cost effective delivery of operational projects within the Flows for the Future Program to meet the objectives of the Program, the protocols of DEW’s Project Management Framework and best practice scientific methods. This includes the management and oversight of assigned staff, contracts and stakeholder engagement and negotiation strategies. The Senior Project Officer is responsible for operational project planning, procurement of goods and services, contractor management, problem resolution, and on-ground implementation of water diversion solutions. The project has a strong scientific element and will require the incumbent to provide specialist advice and drive the design and implementation of technical solutions within allocated budget and timeframes.

Contract: Contract for up 30 June 2022

Essential Qualifications: Appropriate degree in science, natural resource management, engineering or equivalent is essential

Special Conditions:

  • May be required to participate in fire management or associated duties.
  • Some out of hours work may be required.
  • Intrastate and interstate travel including overnight absences may be required.
  • Current class “C” driver’s licence, and willingness to drive, is essential.

Remuneration: PO3 $95,429 min – $100,887 max p.a., pro rata for part time hours

Enquiries to:

Renata Rix, Program Leader, Flows for the Future
[email protected]
0437 916 26

Application Instructions:

Applications are to be submitted online through I WORK FOR SA.

Applicants are to submit a pre-employment declaration, CV and letter of application (max. 3 pages) addressing Technical, Professional/Knowledge and Experience (including qualifications) as outlined in the Role Description.
Applications close: 01/12/2021 11:45 PM

– PO3 P02653 Senior Project Officer – Role description.docx
– employment declaration.pdf

Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

2 days remaining

Apply by 1 December, 2021